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VIRGINIA BEACH - A man was shot in the leg by an intruder in his home, Va. Beach Police said.

It happened around 1:45 a.m. in the 2900 block of Old Glory Road.

The man heard voices and then the sound of the back door being kicked in. He went to investigate and was shot by the suspect, who then ran off.

The gunman is described as black, 20-30 years old and had on a hooded sweatshirt.

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment and should recover, according to police.

Anyone with information about this incident can call Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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